News Stories for the Week

03/02/2009

 

 

Industrial materials Corporation President Jayson Levy congratulates welding scholarship winner Jim Dillman on receiving the IMC scholarship.  Industrial Material Corporation gave the scholarship to Galveston College to commemorate the business’ 50th anniversary.

Galveston College Offers American Regional Cuisine Course

This course is the study of the development of regional cuisines in the United States with emphasis on the similarities in production and service systems.  Applications of skills to develop, organize and build a portfolio of recipe strategies and production systems.  A textbook and supplies are required for this 80 hour course which costs $276.  The course is from 9:30 a.m. until 2:20 p.m. Monday through Thursday beginning April 13th through May 7th.  For additional information please call the Continuing Education office at 409-944-1344.

Introduction to Supervision

This is a great course for anyone looking for new supervisor training.  The class offers a discussion of basic supervisory skills, performance skills, common problems encountered and effective solution strategies.  It also offers an understanding of the various theories and processes of supervision, identifies roles of leadership, recognizes elements of the communication process and the guidelines for organizational design.  This 20 hour class is offered at a cost of $110 and will begin on Monday, March 30th and continue through Wednesday, April 29th.  Class time is from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm and a textbook is required.  For more information please call 409-944-1344.

Galveston College Office Hours

Galveston College has announced office hours for Spring 2009.  Admissions, Counseling, Financial Aid and Business Office are open Mondays and Tuesdays from 8:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. and Wednesdays through Fridays from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

The Learning Resource Center is open Monday through Thursday from 7:30 a.m. until 9:00 p.m., Fridays from 8:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.

The Testing Center will be open Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m., Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. and Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.

The Student Center/Food Service will be open Monday through Thursday from 7:00 a.m. until 2:00  p.m., Friday from 7:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. and closed on the weekend.

The Galveston College Bookstore will be open Monday and Tuesday from 7:45 am until 6:00 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday from 7:45 am until 5:00 p.m. and Friday from 7:45 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

The gym/fitness center will be open Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

The Student Success Center (Tutoring) will be open Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m., Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. and Saturday from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.

GED Classes Offered at GC

Galveston College GED classes will begin March 30, 2009 and go through May 28, 2009.  The classes are free.  Students ages 16 and above are eligible.  For more information please call 409-938-1211, extension 294.